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    Sale 5369

    Christie's Interiors - Oak Edition

    4 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 175

    A SET OF FOUR THAMES VALLEY ASH, ELM AND BEECH WINDSOR CHAIRS

    MID 19TH CENTURY

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    A SET OF FOUR THAMES VALLEY ASH, ELM AND BEECH WINDSOR CHAIRS
    MID 19TH CENTURY
    Each with shield-centred splat
    Each stamped J.MEAD (4)


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    A number of chairmakers with this initial and surname are recorded working in High Wycombe in the 1840's and 1850's (see Dr B.Cotton The English Regional Chair, Woodbridge, 1990, pg 73).

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